Wassily Kandinsky (1866-1944). Facts:. Born in Moscow in 1866. Was a musician from an early age-playing piano and cello. This was a huge influence in his style of painting Became a law professor after studies at the University of Moscow in 1886.
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The influence of music in his paintings cannot be overstated, down to the names of his paintings "Improvisations", "Impressions", and "Compositions."
Objective: Transform abstract Kandinsky style shapes into a 3D ceramic vessel.
Students learned about the painter Wassily Kandinsky. Kandinsky used a mixture of organic and geometric shapes to depict music. His use of extreme color also lends itself to the mood depicted by the music. The influence of music in his paintings cannot be overstated, down to the names of his paintings "Improvisations", "Impressions", and "Compositions.“
Students draw a series of these shapes while observing his work, and then transformed these drawings by using a slab hand-building technique to create the ceramic vessel.